Definition of paddock-stool in US English:

paddock-stool

noun

English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • Any of various kinds of (especially poisonous or unappetizing) fungi.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Alphita. From paddock + stool. Compare Middle Dutch paddestoel (Dutch paddestoel, paddenstoel), Middle Low German paddenstōl.

Pronunciation

paddock-stool

/ˈpadəkstuːl/